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Old 05-21-2012, 11:54 PM   #12175
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Originally Posted by Xafen View Post
I don't know about the knee airbag, but for the steering wheel you should have a minimum of 10 inches of clearance between the wheel and your breastbone.

If she or anyone is unable to meet those clearances, a vehicle with movable pedals is required, or pedal extensions. Proper pedal extensions that do not impede function and safety would be essential.

Are these extensions a normal thing for "short" drivers? Where would I get them? Are they approved by insurance companies, etc?

I tried contacting Subaru of America, to see what minimum distance they advise...but they had no info whatever! They were totally clueless!

Thanks for the info!
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